Selected publications

  • Backus, Irena (2014): Leibniz as Protestant Theologian and Religious Thinker

  • Backus, Irena (2008): Life Writing in Reformation Europe. Aldershot, Ashgate.

  • Backus, Irena (2003): Historical Method and Confessional Identity in the era of the Reformation. Leiden, Brill.

  • Backus, Irena (2003): Reformation Readings of the Apocalypse, Oxford, Oxford University Press

  • Backus Irena (editor): Reception of the Church Fathers in the West, from the Carolingians to the Maurists, Leiden, Brill, 1997.

  • Backus Irena (editor): Martini Buceri Enarratio in Evangelion Johannis, Leiden, Brill , 1988.

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Revue des Etudes Augustiniennes, Oxford Studies in Historical Theology, Renaissance Quarterly, Brill Studies in Intellectual History

  • associate editor: Oxford Guide to the Historical Reception to Augustine, OUP, 2013

Additional qualifications

  • D. D. (Doctor of Divinity), University of Oxford, 2006

  • D. D. hon. causa (doctor honoris causa), University of Edinburgh, 2001


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